Philine Ascanius 1772 (snail)

Gastropoda - Opisthobranchia - Cylichnidae

Parent taxon: Cylichnidae according to G. Wienrich and R. Janssen 2007

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Abderospira, Acteocina, Bullaria, Bullichna, Cylichna, Cylichnania, Cylichnella, Scaphander, Suwannescapha, Taita

Subtaxa: Philine aquila

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Japan (1 collection), Namibia (1), South Africa (2)

• Pliocene of Belgium (2), Italy (1), Venezuela (1)

• Miocene of Belgium (1), France (1), Germany (1)

• Eocene of the United Kingdom (1), United States (12: Alabama, California, Texas)

• Cretaceous of United States (1: Texas)

Total: 25 collections including 27 occurrences

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